Product Review: StorEdge Solar and Energy Storage System - Greentech Media

Thu, 2017-08-31 05:55

Greentech Media

Product Review: StorEdge Solar and Energy Storage System
Greentech Media
The StorEdge system is ideal for customers who want to store locally-generated solar energy or inexpensive grid energy for consumption during peak electric periods, thereby reducing electricity energy charges. Key features of the StorEdge system ...

Stem's AI-Powered Energy Storage Network Grows to 150 MWh and Passes 500 Utility Dispatches to Support the Grid - AltEnergyMag (press release)

Thu, 2017-08-31 05:39

Stem's AI-Powered Energy Storage Network Grows to 150 MWh and Passes 500 Utility Dispatches to Support the Grid
AltEnergyMag (press release)
In California, Stem has consistently offered stored energy from its network into the CAISO wholesale markets since 2015, including dispatch for seven grid areas during the unprecedented heat wave on June 19, 2017. Stem has dispatched aggregated ...

Annual Worker Day. The clean energy workers had a clear message: “Keep local solar and storage growing in ... - Solar Novus Today

Thu, 2017-08-31 04:26

Solar Novus Today

Annual Worker Day. The clean energy workers had a clear message: “Keep local solar and storage growing in ...
Solar Novus Today
“Our jobs require strong policies to ensure access to local solar and storage for all California consumers,” said Bernadette Del Chiaro, executive director of CALSEIA. “Local solar and energy storage businesses bring many benefits to the state ...

In Storage vs. Peaker Study, CAISO's Outdated Cost Estimates Produce Higher Price Tag for Storage - Greentech Media

Thu, 2017-08-31 03:31

Greentech Media

In Storage vs. Peaker Study, CAISO's Outdated Cost Estimates Produce Higher Price Tag for Storage
Greentech Media
Pushback against the proposed Puente natural gas plant in California now hinges on whether energy storage could do the job instead. The first whack at the question, in a study by the California Independent System Operator, found that storage could ...

Aliso Canyon Measure Clears Calif. Assembly Committee - RTO Insider

Wed, 2017-08-30 17:15

Aliso Canyon Measure Clears Calif. Assembly Committee
RTO Insider
It would also require LADWP to study deployment of 100 MW of energy storage and oblige SCE to deploy 20MW of storage by June 1, 2018. Stern has called the reopening of Aliso Canyon “premature and unnecessary.” California Energy Commission ...

Californian Solar And Storage Workers Gather At State Capitol ... - Solar Industry

Wed, 2017-08-30 13:45

Solar Industry

Californian Solar And Storage Workers Gather At State Capitol ...
Solar Industry
Approximately 150 solar and energy storage workers from 80 businesses across the state converged on the California state capitol on Tuesday, Aug. 29, to meet ...

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Energy Jobs: Nuclear Debacle Takes Out Santee Cooper's CEO. Plus EIA, RMI and GE - Greentech Media

Wed, 2017-08-30 08:24

Energy Jobs: Nuclear Debacle Takes Out Santee Cooper's CEO. Plus EIA, RMI and GE
Greentech Media
Previously he was a consultant at Strategen and continues his role as a manager for the California Energy Storage Alliance. In the past few months, a bevy of people have left microinverter builder Enphase. Senior product manager Jaspreet Singh joins ...

Stem's AI-powered energy storage network grows to 150 MWh & passes 500 utility dispatches - Windpower Engineering (press release)

Wed, 2017-08-30 07:02

Windpower Engineering (press release)

Stem's AI-powered energy storage network grows to 150 MWh & passes 500 utility dispatches
Windpower Engineering (press release)
Stem Inc. announced it has surpassed a number of company execution milestones made possible by its artificial intelligence (AI)-powered network of energy storage systems located at businesses and institutions throughout the U.S. Stem aims to build the ...

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SunPower to provide California college with solar and storage - Renewables Now (subscription)

Wed, 2017-08-30 02:51

Parking Network (press release)

SunPower to provide California college with solar and storage
Renewables Now (subscription)
The project involves deploying 3.9 MW of solar systems and a 1.3-MW/2-MWh energy storage system from Stem Inc, which is expected to lead to significant demand charge savings. The community college's campus in Santa Rosa will install SunPower's Helix ...
Santa Rosa Junior College Selects SunPower to Deliver Combined Solar and Storage ProjectParking Network (press release)

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Analysis identifies where commercial customers might benefit from energy storage - Science Daily

Tue, 2017-08-29 11:44

Analysis identifies where commercial customers might benefit from energy storage
Science Daily
Commercial electricity customers who are subject to high demand charges may be able to reduce overall costs by using battery energy storage to manage demand, according to research by the U.S. Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy ...

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Energy storage could save money for up to 5 million US businesses (w/charts) - pv magazine USA

Tue, 2017-08-29 06:53

Energy storage could save money for up to 5 million US businesses (w/charts)
pv magazine USA
The largest numbers of customers eligible for high demand charges outside of California were located in New York, Georgia, Colorado and Michigan. NREL notes that while the economics installing energy storage must be considered on a case-by-case basis ...

Santa Rosa Junior College Selects SunPower to Deliver Combined Solar and Storage Project - Markets Insider

Tue, 2017-08-29 05:19

Santa Rosa Junior College Selects SunPower to Deliver Combined Solar and Storage Project
Markets Insider
The 100-acre campus in Santa Rosa will feature the SunPower® Helix™ Carport system and SunPower's Garage Top Carport system totaling about 2.6 megawatts, coupled with a 1.3-megawatt (2 megawatt-hour) energy storage system from Stem, Inc. The 40-acre ...

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SimpliPhi, Ameresco Solar and Haleakala Solar Bring Solar + Storage Air Conditioning Systems to Classrooms in Hawaii - Markets Insider

Tue, 2017-08-29 03:16

Markets Insider

SimpliPhi, Ameresco Solar and Haleakala Solar Bring Solar + Storage Air Conditioning Systems to Classrooms in Hawaii
Markets Insider
29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Students at Hawaii's Waialua High and Intermediate on the island of O'ahu are returning to school this year to solar PV and energy storage-powered air conditioned classrooms from project partners SimpliPhi Power, Ameresco ...

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Natural Gas versus Distributed Energy: Which is Less Expensive? - Microgrid Knowledge

Mon, 2017-08-28 12:56

Microgrid Knowledge

Natural Gas versus Distributed Energy: Which is Less Expensive?
Microgrid Knowledge
Matt Roberts, vice president of the Energy Storage Association, said that such cost comparisons generally focus on the levelized cost of electricity, a methodology that doesn't work for energy storage systems. It fails to recognize the multiple grid ...

Millions of Commercial Customers Could Cut Costs with Battery Storage - Energy Collective

Mon, 2017-08-28 07:55

Energy Collective

Millions of Commercial Customers Could Cut Costs with Battery Storage
Energy Collective
According to industry analysis, the current commercial market for customer-sited battery storage is essentially concentrated in one state, California, but new research shows that more than 25 percent of commercial utility customers across the United ...
NREL: 5 million commercial customers could benefit from BTM storageUtility Dive

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Nine-hour energy storage requirement makes one natural gas replacement project in California tricky - AltEnergyMag (press release)

Mon, 2017-08-28 05:26

AltEnergyMag (press release)

Nine-hour energy storage requirement makes one natural gas replacement project in California tricky
AltEnergyMag (press release)
Andy Colthorpe for Energy-Storage News: The requirement of nine hours of energy storage duration at a project touted as a possible replacement for a new natural gas plant in California makes it tough for the newer technology to compete on cost, an ...

Energy Storage North America 2017 Concludes with International Collaboration Reflecting the Global Transition to a ... - AltEnergyMag (press release)

Fri, 2017-08-25 11:41

Energy Storage North America 2017 Concludes with International Collaboration Reflecting the Global Transition to a ...
AltEnergyMag (press release)
SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwired - Aug 24, 2017) - Energy Storage North America (ESNA), the largest conference, exhibition and networking event for the North American energy storage industry, concluded its fifth annual event this month in San Diego, Calif.

Energy storage startup Romeo Power attracts $30 million financing - Electric Light & Power

Fri, 2017-08-25 06:28

Electric Light & Power

Energy storage startup Romeo Power attracts $30 million financing
Electric Light & Power
eo Power, packed with former employees from Tesla and other tech giants, is drawing a sizable amount of venture capital in its drive to challenge bigger energy storage pioneers. The Southern California startup announced it has attracted $30 million in ...
Romeo Power Raises $30M For Energy StoragesocalTech.com
Battery packs maker Romeo Power secures USD 30m in financingRenewables Now (subscription)

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Battery storage startup Romero Power secures $30M in seed funding - Utility Dive

Fri, 2017-08-25 06:07

Battery storage startup Romero Power secures $30M in seed funding
Utility Dive
California-based Romeo Power, a startup energy storage manufacturer expected to begin shipping products next year, has secured $30 million in seed financing. Founded by engineers and designers from SpaceX, Tesla, Apple, Amazon and Samsung, the ...

Energy Storage North America 2017 Concludes with International Collaboration Reflecting the Global Transition to a ... - Power Engineering Magazine

Thu, 2017-08-24 12:57

Energy Storage North America 2017 Concludes with International Collaboration Reflecting the Global Transition to a ...
Power Engineering Magazine
SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwired - Aug 24, 2017) - Energy Storage North America (ESNA), the largest conference, exhibition and networking event for the North American energy storage industry, concluded its fifth annual event this month in San Diego, Calif.

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